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Christians support Use of Torture (more than the rest of us)

http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/04/30/religion.torture/index.html
--analysis released Wednesday by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
--60%+ of white evangelical Protestants say torture is often or sometimes justified
--54% of people who attend services at least once a week agree
--42% of people who seldom or never go to services agree
--40% of people unaffiliated with any religious organization support the use of torture
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